As of Jan. 1, a new judge will head the Oregon Tax Court with the retirement of Judge Henry Breithaupt. Gov. Kate Brown said Thursday she will appoint Robert Manicke … Click to Continue »
Failed U.S. Senate candidate and accused child molester Roy Moore dug in his heels on Wednesday evening with a new campaign video in which he blasts progressives, abortion, and the LGBTQ community while simultaneously refusing to concede to special election victor, Doug Jones. “We are…in a struggle to preserve our republic, our civilization, and our […]
NEW YORK (AP) — Federal appeals judges in New York seem content to let the Supreme Court help define what the government must reveal about ending a program shielding young immigrants from deportation. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals...Show More Summary
ABC has cancelled the currently-airing third season of The Great American Baking Show and fired judge Johnny Iuzzini after multiple women said that he sexually harassed and abused them when they worked for him at a New York City restaurant that he left in 2011. Read this story »
David Daleiden and the Center for Medical Progress (CMP) announced Wednesday that they are filing a new motion in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals to request the removal of Judge William Orrick in the lawsuit brought against them by Planned Parenthood, pointing to his ties to Planned Parenthood. According to Daleiden’s petition, Judge Orrick […]
Our apologies, Italy. Please don’t judge us based on The Real Housewives Of New Jersey visiting your fair country! As the ladies storm into Milan, breaking glasses and acting like a$$es, Danielle Staub finally goes, well…Danielle Staub on everyone. Show More Summary
The first time I met Alex Kozinski was in 1996. I was clerking for the chief judge of the 9 th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, and there was an orientation for new clerks in San Francisco. One of my co-clerks and I were introduced to the already legendary, lifetime-tenured young judge at a reception, and we talked for a while. Show More Summary
Judge Humbert Bilbo shows that nobody can express sore loserdom with more staggeringly hypocritical pomposity: A day after losing the Senate race in Alabama to Democrat Doug Jones, Roy Moore has issued a new statement refusing to concede the election. But it wasn’t your typical post-election statement. It was a four-minute fire-and-brimstone video about abortion, […]
Law professors called out the abortion chain Planned Parenthood on Tuesday for an inaccurate comment about one of President Donald Trump’s judicial appointees. Planned Parenthood Action Fund blasted new 7th Circuit Appeals Judge Amy Coney Barrett on Tuesday on Twitter, alleging that she has religious biases that make her unfit to be a judge. The […]
A federal judge in Chicago on Tuesday ordered that Dennis Hastert never be left alone with anyone under 18 unless another adult is present who is aware of the former US House speaker's conviction in a hush-money case that revealed he had sexually abused several high school students. Show More Summary
On Tuesday, a U.S. district judge in the state of New York issued his opinion/decision relating to the wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of Kevin Ward Jr. against retired NASCAR driver Tony Stewart because of Ward’s 2014 death at Canandaigua Motorsports Park after he exited his car on a live race track and [...]
No reason given for new restrictions on disgraced politician shown to have sexually abused several high school students while he was a coach
The jurors who acquitted Philip Brailsford of second-degree murder last week were told to judge him based on "how a reasonable officer would act, versus a regular person with no police training," as The Arizona Republic put it. ThatShow More Summary
OAKLAND, Calif. (Reuters) - A U.S. judge questioned on Tuesday whether the federal government properly formulated new rules that undermine an Obamacare requirement for employers to provide insurance that covers women's birth control...
From a new Night + Market in Venice to a “Chopped” judge’s restaurant in Las Vegas, here’s what’s happening in the food and drink world: Not quite yet: Fans of Kris Yenbamroong’s nam khao tod (crispy rice salad) have been waiting for what seems like forever for the chef to open his Night + Market...
Bravo made the right decision Last spring, New Orleans chef John Besh filmed an episode of Top Chef as a judge for one of the challenges midway through the competition. Several months later, 25 of his employees reported experiencingShow More Summary
A federal judge yesterday upheld a temporary pause on President Trump’s ban of transgender service members in the U.S. armed forces, according to the New York Times. That means that–for now, anyway–the Defense Department must allow trans people to enlist starting on New Year’s Day. Show More Summary
CBS’ Stephen Colbert on Monday employed his spot-on impression of Fox News host “Judge” Jeanine Pirro after the Donald Trump loyalist delivered a diatribe of epic (and “disturbing“) proportions last weekend. In a New York Times profile, published Sunday, it was reported that Pirro...
If you’ve seen The Taking of Deborah Logan, one of the scariest horror films in recent years, you’re probably excited about next year’s Insidious: The Last Key, which was directed by that film’s director. And judging by the new trailer, which premiered during “The Walking Dead” last night, Adam Robitel has brought the terrifying goods […]
Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant is appointing a new county court judge. Effective Jan. 1, M. Wayne Thompson will replace Jones County Court Judge Gaylon Harper, who's retiring Dec. 31. Jones … Click to Continue »